Truck Stops

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Fueling at Petro in Laramie, Wyoming [Video]

Fueling operations happen almost every day out on the road. This is an example of a fueling operation at the Petro in Laramie, Wyoming recently. I hope you enjoy this video; I recommend viewing it in full screen mode. If you enjoyed this video and would like to see more like it from across the United States, be sure to subscribe to my¬†YouTube channel. Also, please share this¬†post or video with … [Read more...]

The Pre-Trip Inspection – A Daily Routine [Video]

At the beginning of each driving day, I perform a pre-trip inspection of both my tractor and trailer. In addition to a visual inspection of the air lines, power pigtail, and tires, I check to ensure that the kingpin and trailer tandem handles have not been pulled by anyone. I check the coolant, oil, and washer fluid levels and add as needed. Not shown in this video is checking tire pressure. Doing this while the tires are cold … [Read more...]

[Video] Aspers, PA to Wells, ME 9-14-2016 (Part 1)

Here's a little bit of what it's like to be an over-the-road trucker. Follow along as I head out to pick up my next load. My day starts at the terminal in Carlisle, Pennsylvania as I prepare to head out to the small town of Aspers, about 24 miles to the south to hook a preloaded trailer that I will deliver to a wholesale grocer in Wells, Maine the next evening. This video shows me leaving the terminal, stopping at a nearby … [Read more...]